Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An orange-flavored cognac-based liqueur.
- ‘Mr Tudor had the roast duckling a l' orange with bread stuffing and a Grand Marnier orange sauce for €22.50.’
- ‘To round out the evening was a plate with goat cheese with a vinaigrette of oregano flowers, onion flowers and pepper, and then finally a Grand Marnier cream with orange flowers, coffee/tea and pralines.’
- ‘‘In a Margarita, people want Grand Marnier,’ says Bleu's Amar.’
- ‘The drinks menu is spectacular, an awesome mix of classics with twists: try the Side Kick for kicks, a Sidecar with a Grand Marnier twist.’
- ‘The top shot brands at the are Jagermeister, Rumpleminz, Grand Marnier and Tuaca.’
From the name of the French manufacturer Marnier-Lapostolle.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.